June 21, 2017

NILL added new content to the Indian Law Bulletins on 6/21

photo of U.S. Supreme Court building

U.S. Supreme Court Bulletin
Opinion was issued in Matal v. Tam (Trademarks; Free Speech) on 6/19/17.

U.S. Federal Courts Bulletin
French v. Starr (Tribal Jurisdiction; Eviction)
Darnell v. Merchant (Witnesses)

State Courts Bulletin
In Interest of L.M.B. (Indian Child Welfare Act - Expert Witnesses)

News Bulletin
In the Culture and Tradition section, we feature an article about the U.S. Supreme Court decision striking down a ban on disparaging trademarks.

Law Review & Bar Journal Bulletin
The following articles were added:
Bringing it home: North American genocides.
The model tribal probate code: Opportunity to correct the problems of fractionation and legacy of the Dawes Act.
The Indian Health Service: Barriers to health care and strategies for improvement.
Casting a wide net: Why it is incumbent upon the Environmental Protection Agency to expand the scope of its cost-benefit analysis to include Native American populations and cultural fishing practices in the aftermath of Michigan v. EPA.
Changing currents: Climate change and stakeholder involvement in the Colorado River basin.

The Antiquities Act & national monuments: Analysis of geological, ecological, & archaeological resources of the Colorado Plateau.